Category: News

What are Pink Pigmented Facultative Methylotrophs (PPFMs)?

by Tom Laurita, CEO That’s what I asked myself the day I first learned about the industrious and ubiquitous microorganisms that launched NewLeaf Symbiotics. Now I proudly and openly talk about PPFMs every day. But there was a time that – despite years in ag – I’d never heard of them. If you’ve landed on this […]

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NewLeaf Symbiotics Adds Vice President of Manufacturing

NewLeaf Symbiotics announced today that Aaron Kelley, Ph.D. has joined the company as Vice President of Manufacturing. Kelley joins the NewLeaf team with more than 18 years of experience in bio-process development, manufacturing, and business operations. He has a strong engineering background focused on the development and launch of new products from previous positions with […]

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NewLeaf Symbiotics Expands Microbial Expertise

ST. LOUIS, MO, April 30, 2018 – NewLeaf Symbiotics announces that Allison Jack, Ph.D. and Dayna Collett Ph.D. have joined the growing agricultural biologicals company. Jack will serve as the Biotic Stress Team Lead and Collett as a Field Biologist. Allison Jack comes to the NewLeaf team from the Discovery Team at Indigo Ag, Inc., […]

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Former DuPont Pioneer President Joins NewLeaf Symbiotics Board of Directors

ST. LOUIS, MO, March 15, 2018 – NewLeaf Symbiotics announced Paul Schickler, former president of DuPont Pioneer, has joined its Board of Directors. Schickler retired in 2017 after a 40-year career at DuPont Pioneer that included ten years as president. He built a strong team of leaders and grew the business from $3.5B to $8B […]

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NewLeaf Symbiotics Launches Transformative Ag Biological Technology

ST. LOUIS, MO, February 26, 2018 – NewLeaf Symbiotics announced the launch of its Terrasym™ technology and the sale of its first two nutrient enhancing products, a totally new class of natural, beneficial biologicals called M-trophs. Terrasym 401 is a seed treatment for soybeans that maximizes the yield potential by enhancing plant nutrition. Terrasym 402 […]

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